Mark Fischler

Phone: (603) 535-3143
Office: Justice & Security, Mary Lyon Hall Rm 034J, MSC 59, Plymouth, NH 03264


JD, University of Maine; BA, University of New Hampshire

Mark Fischler returns to his role as a faculty member of the criminal justice program after serving as Dean of the First Year Experience and Interim Vice President for Student Affairs. Prior to joining the Plymouth State faculty, he practiced law, representing poor criminal defendants for the New Hampshire Public Defender’s Office. Professor Fischler has worked extensively with alternative theoretical models in law, constitutional law, and higher education, and has published on integral applications to teaching, being a lawyer, and legal theory. His focus in the classroom is ethics and criminal procedure, and he is well respected for a teaching philosophy that emphasizes recognizing the humanity and dignity of each student. Professor Fischler has served as a Guardian Ad Litem and is active in his local community serving as an elected member of the school board.

Courses Taught

CJ 2045 Criminal Procedure
CJ 3155 Society, Ethics & The Law


Advisor, Eta Zeta Chapter, Alpha Phi Sigma
Program Coordinator, Criminal Justice. June 2019 – present